Sailboats

Building Wooden Oars

Building Wooden Oars for a Small Sailboat<p>Oars are priceless on a small sailboat. They are reliable, quiet, and can be called-on almost …

Build Log of the SCAMP Sailboat Argo

Groetjes,<p>On this page I will share progress while building a SCAMP sailboat. My SCAMP sail# is 349, and she will be called "ARGO". SCAMP is an …

Travel

An Outboard-Powered Foiling Catamaran

Talk about shaft length! Whoa!<p>Dave Reed, Editor at sister magazine, Sailing World, shot these images of what appears to be an outboard-powered …

Sailing

Making Memories, Three Decades Later

Shiro Noguchi is a self-made 5O5 sailor, literally.Noguchi got into the International 5O5 class way back in 1968 when he built a boat with a friend. …

Sailing

How Sailing in the Caribbean Changed My Life

If I had to stay landlocked for the rest of my life, I'm not sure if I could be happy. I grew up in the Caribbean with a grandfather who adored the sea and who named his boat after me. Grandpa Javier would wake up my brother Omar and I at four in the morning to go walk on a sandy beach and then on …

Caribbean

Is the Cutter Rig Superior to the Solent Rig for Offshore Cruising?

Is the Cutter Rig More Useful than the Solent Rig for Offshore Cruising?<p><b>For years the cutter rig has been extremely popular with offshore sailors,</b> …

Sailing

20th Devon Yawl National Championships at Yealm Yacht Club

by Tim Petitt today at 12:13 pm 8-9 July 2017<p>Devon Yawl National Championship 2017 © Heads Up Definition / www.headsupdefinition.com<p>The 27 boat entry …

Sailing

Sail-gating in the Caribbean: 7 tips for sailboat cooking | NOLA.com

It sounds luxurious: Charter a sailboat and cruise the British Virgin Islands for a week.<p>And, it is an amazing experience, the trade winds, the clear …

British Virgin Islands

Sailboat Maintenance Manual / Edition 1

<b>The definitive guide from the world's best-known sailboat maintenance expert</b><p><i>Don Casey’s Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual</i> combines six …

Barnes & Noble

Scientists aim to keep whales from the being biggest losers in sailboat races

For centuries, sailors have shouted their own language aboard — “Hoist sail!” “Prepare to come about!” “Anchors aweigh!”<p>Now they’re teaming up with conservationists to put a new twist on another ancient cry — “Whales ho!”<p>The sport of sailboat racing and nonprofit groups are floating new guidelines …

Oceans

Osprey Southern Area Championships at Weymouth Dinghy Regatta

by Kevin Francis today at 7:05 pm 8-9 July 2017<p>Shippy McShip-Face in the Osprey Southern Area Championships (Weymouth Dinghy Regatta) © Mike …

Sailing

A Classic Celebration

Related Articles<p>Nelsons Dockyard was the quintessential venue for Antigua’s 30th Classic Regatta. Nearly 50 vessels sailed in flying flags from …

Sailing

Pulling The Stick, Getting Rigged & A Fresh Bottom

There is so much going on, I don’t even know where to begin…but it’s safe to say we’re doing a <i>ton</i> of work on the boat. We’re getting ready to set …

In the Water

VIDEO: Buying a Sailboat

Follow this pair as they buy the sailboat of their dreams.

Sailing

Tiny unmanned sailboat from Maine ends up in Scotland

KENNEBUNK, Maine (AP) — A small sailboat built by high school students in Kennebunk has traveled across the Atlantic, washing ashore on a remote …

Boston

Just three weeks to go

Until GJW Direct Abersoch Dinghy Week

Sailing

Kids rescued from capsized boats in the Hudson

PIP Marine 1 2 and 3 respond to capsized sail boats with kids in water north of Spuyten Dyvil bridge. 10 children removed. All okay. …

New York City

Historic schooner Roseway coming to Greenport on Fourth of July

COURTESY PHOTO<br>The 137-foot-long schooner Roseway is coming to Greenport on July 4th.<p>The educational schooner Roseway will come to the Greenport …

Schooners

47 ft Sailboat Washes Ashore on Southern California Beach

A 47-foot sailboat that washed up on a North County beach near Encinitas, CA was successfully towed back out to sea.The <i>Lady Mar</i> ran aground between …

U.S. Coast Guard

2 Rescued From Stranded Encinitas Boat

Two people were rescued from a stranded boat off the coast of Encinitas, Lifeguards said.<p>Encinitas Lifeguards first got a report of a possible …

Refugees

Discover Gill pro's favourite kit

In celebration of Women's Sport Week 2017, we asked our resident female sailors what Gill products they liked the most, and why.<p><b>What is your</b> …

Sailing

14 items from Mango's huge sale that are actually in my shopping cart

Time to freak the eff out and then do your most spastic happy dance, because Mango is having a sale to end all the sales. A bunch of their …

Clothing

Gear: Navisafe SUP, Dinghy and Kayak Light

LET THERE BE LIGHT<p>Summer evenings in crowded anchorages or mooring fields are part and parcel of the coastal cruising life, and there is always some …

Sailing

SAIL UNIVERSE CHOICE. 9 used sailboats under 36' we love

<b>Our editorial staff selected 10 used sailboats under 36′ from all over the world. Which is your preferred one?</b><p><b>SWAN 36</b><p>In the spring of 1968, a Swan 36 …

Sailing

1957 Concordia Yawl

US$ 110,000<p>Rockport, ME<p><b>Get a shipping estimate</b><p>Zip Code:<p>Description<br>• View Full Specifications<p>DJAKARTA is one of the well known Concordia 39’s, Hull #50, …

Sailing

A Look at Earlier Collisions Involving Navy Vessels

Early Saturday, a massive container ship collided with the U.S.S. Fitzgerald, an American destroyer, off the coast of Japan. Seven sailors were killed in the disaster — all of them in flooded berths — and the Fitzgerald was significantly damaged.<p>Maritime collisions involving two ships are rare. …

Military

How Reefing Balances Your Sailboat to Perfection

<b>Are you still confused about the steps for reefing when the sailing weather turns foul? How do you know when to start shortening sail on your</b> …

Sailing

Pilot Cutters

<b>What are Pilot Cutters ?</b><p>Historically sailing these vessels earnt their living by taking pilots out to sailing ships. The fastest would win the …

Sailing

3D Printing Helps Autonomous Sailboat Take On the Atlantic

Industrial 3D printer manufacturer German RepRap, based in Munich, first introduced its large X1000 3D printer in 2014, and it’s been evolving ever …

3D Printing

angel fish

We went fishing out of eagle point marina this morning. The wind was blowing like crazy and it was way to rough to go but everyone wanted to, so off …

Fish